Watch Log: Saturday, February 3, 2018
February 5, 2018
Watch Log: Tuesday, February 6, 2018
February 7, 2018

Watch Command Log Reporting Period:

6 a.m. Sunday, February 4, 2018 – 6 a.m. Monday, February 5, 2018


SALT LAKE CITY — The Salt Lake City Police Department receives hundreds of calls for service each day. Not all calls result in a report or arrest. Compiled by Watch Commanders in the field, the Watch Log is a summary of events that stand out to them in a given 24-hour period. Call times listed are approximate and typically reflect the first call received by SLC911 (Dispatch) for a given case. Items contained herein are based on information available at the time of its release and should not be interpreted as an admission or finding of guilt. Arrest information may differ from formal charges filed by the prosecuting agency. To see a list of completed calls for service in the last 48 hours, visit


5:37 a.m.
Car-prowl/foot pursuit
2100 South View Street
A Sergeant was checking the apartment’s parking lot at this location due to recent trespassing/car-prowl issues and observed a male committing a car-prowl.  When Richard Bolen, 32, saw the Sgt. he got on a bicycle and fled.  The Sgt. followed calling out directions of travel but lost Bolen near 1100 East 2100 South. Responding officers found Bolen behind SL Pizza and Pasta.  Property from the car-prowl was found in Bolen’s possession and was identified by the victim of the car prowl.  Bolen was booked for car-prowl, fleeing and warrants.


7:07 a.m.
Auto/ped hit-and-run
500 East Harvard Ave.
The victim was riding a skateboard northbound on 500 East in road.  A white passenger vehicle, also driving northbound, struck the victim near Harvard Avenue.  The vehicle then fled the scene. The victim was taken to the hospital with serious injuries.

1:43 a.m.
470 South 700 East

Curtis Sims, 36, entered Big Daddy’s Pizza wrapped in a large white garbage bag. He approached the cashier and asked about money. Sims then produced a large metal pole and swung it at the cashier striking him in his hand. He swung again at the cashier, but missed. The cashier alerted the other employees, and 3 other employees came from the back kitchen to confront Sims. Sims then fled the establishment. Employees pursued Sims northbound on 700 East the cashier was able to keep up with Sims and continued to pursue him until Sims was taken into custody by officers in the parking lot of 400 South 700 East Sims was transported to jail where he was booked for aggravated robbery. The victims did not sustain any significant injuries.


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